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What is a virtual background?

Virtual backgrounds for video conferencing are photos which are displayed in the background of an online livestream or event. Some of the best free virtual background images portray warm beaches, quiet offices, and relaxing cafes. Read on to learn how to create a virtual background on Microsoft Teams.

How to add a virtual background on Microsoft Teams?

In order to change your virtual meeting background for a Microsoft Teams meeting, look just beneath the image in the meeting’s preview screen. Click the option called "Background filters," and all of your background options will appear to the right. Then, add your own virtual image by selecting “Add New."

Where can I download free virtual backgrounds for video conferencing?

Livestorm is pleased to offer 100+ high quality virtual background photos covering a wide range of topics. Browse categories like sports, home, outdoors, and celebrations. We have everything you need to transform your virtual space and hold your audiences’ attention. Discover our selection today!

What size should my Microsoft Teams virtual background be?

To ensure that your virtual backgrounds for video conferencing look crisp and clear (i.e., non-pixelated) in Microsoft Teams, use images that have a resolution of at least 1920 x 1080 pixels whenever possible. Background photos should also have a horizontal orientation and an aspect ratio of 16:9.

What are the system requirements for using virtual backgrounds on Microsoft Teams?

To use virtual background pictures in Microsoft Teams, both Mac and Windows users will require a minimum 2-core processor. Windows users will need Windows 10 or later, or a processor with an AVX2 instruction set, to enable background effects. Mac users should use one of the 3 most recent versions of macOS.

My Microsoft Teams virtual background is not working, how do I fix it?

In the event of any issues using virtual background pictures on Microsoft Teams, make sure that Microsoft Teams, your computer operating system, and your web browser are all up to date. In addition, ask your account administrator if they have intentionally disabled the virtual background feature.

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